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Crayons to Calculators helps local students prepare for learning in the classroom or at a distance

 

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In 2019, more than 200 volunteers, including these employees from Scaled Agile, helped fill backpacks for the Crayons to Calculators program, a joint effort between Boulder and St. Vrain Valley Schools to provide supplies to students in need.

Since 2005, the nonprofit Crayons to Calculators (C2C) program has had a simple mission: to provide local students with the supplies they need to start the school year successfully. Created by a partnership between the Education Foundation for St. Vrain Valley and Boulder Valley's Impact on Education, each summer C2C musters a small army of community volunteers to fill more than 11,000 backpacks with donated pencils, notebooks, and other school essentials, which are then distributed to families in need. Needless to say, fulfilling that mission in the pandemic-stricken world of 2020 has been...



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